Denmark 2016 Copenhagen. Tourism (8 images)
Copenhagen is the capital and most populated city of Denmark. It has a municipal population of 591,481 and a larger urban population of 1,280,371. The Copenhagen metropolitan area has just over 2 million inhabitants. The city is situated on the eastern coast of the island of Zealand. Originally a Viking fishing village founded in the 10th century, Copenhagen became the capital of Denmark in the early 15th century.